Title IX

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (Title IX), 20 U.S.C. Sec. 1681, et seq., and its implementing regulations, 34 C.F. R. Part 106, is a federal law that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in any federally funded program or activity. In compliance with Title IX, Cecil College prohibits sex discrimination, inclusive of sexual harassment and sexual assault.

An individual who wishes to report a concern or complaint relating to discrimination or harassment may do so by contacting the College’s Title IX coordinator:

Colleen Cashill
Executive Director of Human Resources
Cecil College
One Seahawk Drive
North East, MD 21901
410-287-6060, ext. 1087

The Title IX coordinators can provide information regarding both informal dispute resolution processes and formal complaint options.

Individuals with complaints of this nature also have the right to file a formal complaint with the United States Department of Education:

Office for Civil Rights (OCR)
400 Maryland Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20202-1100
Customer Service Hotline #: (800) 421-3481
Facsimile: (202) 453.6012 TDD#: (877) 521.2172
Email: OCR@ed.gov
Web: http://www.ed.gov/ocr